The Resource A history of Wagga Wagga, Keith Swan

A history of Wagga Wagga, Keith Swan

Label
A history of Wagga Wagga
Title
A history of Wagga Wagga
Statement of responsibility
Keith Swan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
p.4-17; Location of Wiradjuri, population estimates, depopulation by leprosy & smallpox, lists animal foods, insects, Bogong moths (meeting of Wiradjuri, Wolgal, Ngarigo & Yai-Itma- Thang tribes, cooking method), plant foods listed, earth ovens, stone; axe manufacturer, microliths, brief notes on spears, throwing sticks, list of other weapons, plant & animal fibres for thread for fishing nets & ornamental bags (note on manufacture), physical appearance (quotes Sturt), possum skin cloaks, perforation of nasal septum, kangaroo teeth hair ornament, note on breast plate for local leader Peter, 1860s, class system, lists classes & totems (quotes R.H. Mathews), marriage laws, matrilineal descent, quotes myth on punishment for infringement of marriage; rules, owl myth
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Swan, Keith
Government publication
local government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • DU180.W3
  • DU180.W3
LC item number
  • S93
  • S93 1970
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wagga Wagga (N.S.W.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sturt, Charles
  • Mathews, R. H.
  • Sturt, Charles
  • Mathews, R. H.
  • Wagga Wagga (N.S.W.)
Label
A history of Wagga Wagga, Keith Swan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [195]-210
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000000563272
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 218 pages, 36 unnumbered pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 is a donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Lccn
71499508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
6653
System control number
(OCoLC)101271
Label
A history of Wagga Wagga, Keith Swan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [195]-210
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000000563272
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 218 pages, 36 unnumbered pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 is a donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Lccn
71499508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
6653
System control number
(OCoLC)101271

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